Perry Street Preparatory Pcs

Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

Perry Street Preparatory Pcs's student population of 351 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 63% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#118 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
91%
69%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry Street Preparatory PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is Mckinley Technology High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Two Rivers Pcs 4th St (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Langley Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Mckinley Technology High School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 620 students
    0.0 miles
    151 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 281-3950
    0 9-12 620
  • Washington Langley Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
    0.1 miles
    101 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 724-4223
    0.1 PK-5 275
  • Washington Harmony Dc Pcs School Of Excellence Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 94 students
    0.2 miles
    62 T St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 529-7500
    0.2 K-5 94
  • Washington Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
    0.5 miles
    30 P Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 750-7060
    0.5 PK-5 538
  • Washington Two Rivers Pcs 4th St Charter School
    Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 528 students
    0.6 miles
    1227 4th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 546-4477
    0.6 PK-8 528

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